Hendrick ter Brugghen

Old Man Writing by Candlelight



Hendrick ter Brugghen - Old Man Writing by Candlelight

Literature

Leonard J. Slatkes and Wayne Franits, The paintings of Hendrick ter Brugghen, 1588-1629, Amsterdam; Philadelphia, 2007, Cat. No. A53

Wayne Franits, Dutch Seventeenth-Century Genre Painting, New Haven, 2004, fig. 70



Provenance

Johan Rabo Baron van Keppel, Apeldoorn
sale Van Keppel, Amsterdam, 1925
with D. Komter, Amsterdam
sale Komter, Amsterdam, 1926
E.L.A.C. ter Brugghen, Baarn, by 1956
J. Oomkens, Huizen
with G. Cramer, The Hague, by 1957
acquired by the museum in 1957
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Other works by Hendrick ter Brugghen


Hendrick ter Brugghen Denial of Saint Peter
Denial of Saint Peter
c. 1628-29

Hendrick ter Brugghen Boy Violinist
Boy Violinist
1626

Hendrick ter Brugghen Democritus and Heraclitus
Democritus and Heraclitus
c. 1618-19

Hendrick ter Brugghen Man with a Tankard and Bread
Man with a Tankard and Bread
1627

Hendrick ter Brugghen
Old Man Writing by Candlelight
c. 1626-27
65.8 x 52.7 cm
Oil on canvas
Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts